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W.F. Evans
Full Name: W. F. Evans
Date of birth: April 15, 1799
Date of death: November 7, 1865

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Nov 3, 1851 - Nov 7, 1853 4th (2) (3)     Unknown / Polk   Jefferson, Liberty, Polk, Tyler
(1) Dr. W.F. Evans, list of Representatives Elect, Texas State Gazette, 9/6/1851, p. 3, crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(2) Listed as Evans of Polk in committee appointments, pp. 15-16. House Journal.
(3) W.F. Evans, House District 3 comprised of Jefferson, Liberty, Polk, and Tyler counties. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Other Resources
  • Possibly William Fitzpatrick Evans, marriage to Jemima Simmons. "The family is shown in the 1850 US census M432 Roll 914 page 177 Line 22 in Polk County, Texas." Message board posting, Genealogy.com, 2004.
  • Possibly W.F. Evans, Census of 1850, Polk County, age 39 (born circa 1811), doctor, birthplace Georgia, spouse Jemima. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Committee Informationtop
    4th R.S. - 1851
    Military Affairs, Governor's Message  
    Peters' Colony, Governor's Message, Select  
    Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
    Public Buildings  
    Public Lands  
     

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